Ohio Conflicts with U.S. Constitution, Amendment 5 (1953)

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The Ohio Conflicts with U.S. Constitution Amendment, also known as Amendment 5, was on the November 3, 1953 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure eliminated two conflicts between the United States Constitution and the Ohio Constitution relating to ratification of constitutional amendments and selection of U.S. Senators.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 5 (1953)
Approveda Yes 1,004,862 71.26%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The language appeared on the ballot as:[4]

Shall the proposed amendment of Article II of the Constitution of the state of Ohio to correct conflicts with United States Constitution be adopted?


Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Article II of the Ohio Constitution.

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